There were two things that Jonas Mayoke Ndeke didn’t think of when he was granted a permanent U.S. resident visa: his lack of English skills and his now-meaningless advanced degrees.
Stephen Wonbenyakeh possesses the clear-eyed gaze of someone who has experienced adversity and overcome it. When he speaks, he seems wiser than his 20 years of age would suggest.
A question-and-answer with Dr. Donald Deshler, a keynote speaker at the Special Education Symposium in Des Moines.
Robert Nishimwe, who was born in Tanzania and attends North High School in Des Moines, is the new student member of the State Board of Education.
Your guide to the Iowa Core Standards.
The June 2016 School Leader Update is now available.